AMERICAN MEDICINAL PLANTS; AN ILLUSTRATED AND DESCRIPTIVE GUIDE TO THE AMERICAN PLANTS USED AS HOMOEOPATHIC REMEDIES: THEIR HISTORY, PREPARATION, CHEMISTRY, AND PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS.

NY & Philadelphia: Boericke & Tafel, (1887). Thick 4to. xv, 180 color plates, one folding ("Cannabis Sativa"), illustrated by the author, with accompanying text, 65pp. index, (1p.) additions & corrections. Originally issued in parts. Black pebbled cloth; gilt stamped title and botanical illustration on front board, recently rebacked, with matching corners, in fine grained black leather, new decorative endpapers. Internally clean and bright. Millspaugh's exhaustive work for the use of "students of our materia medica, this systematic account of American proven plants." All of the plates were executed by the author from "specimens as they stood in the soil." A glossary of botanical terms is also included. Item #63367

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